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Democrats Could Halt Trump's Border Emergency In The Senate

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Published on March 3, 2019 - Duration: 00:52s

Democrats Could Halt Trump's Border Emergency In The Senate

According to Reuters, U.S. Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky, who also happens to be a Republican, said that he would vote to support a resolution to end President Donald Trump’s U.S.-Mexico border emergency declaration.

This would likely give Democrats enough votes to pass the measure in the Senate.

During a speech on Saturday at Western Kentucky University, Paul said “I can’t vote to give the president the power to spend money that hasn’t been appropriated by Congress...

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Democrats Could Halt Trump's Border Emergency In The Senate

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